A 30 hour training event on March 13-14 with Margaret Hooker, MA, LACD, LCMHC & Megan Kiernan, MS, LADC, LCMHC
PRESENTATION: This course consists of two interconnected components: an online course and a face-to-face training, and is intended for supervisors in substance use disorder (SUD) treatment and recovery settings. The course totals 30 contact hours and introduces clinical supervisors, along with persons preparing to become supervisors, to the knowledge and skills essential to the practice of supervision. Participants of the Clinical Supervision Foundations course will first complete an online ATTC course for 14 contact hours. The online course will introduce individuals to theories, definitions, roles, issues and practices germane to developing supervisory skills. Upon completion of the online course, participants will acquire fundamental clinical supervision knowledge and basic skills at their own pace. The second part of the Clinical Supervision Foundations course is a 14- hour face-to-face training on site and a two hour online activity (16 contact hours in total). The Clinical Supervision Foundations course is especially suited for: Beginning clinical supervisors; Clinical Supervisors who would like to enhance or review the fundamental skills needed to be a successful clinical supervisor; Counselors who are being groomed to become clinical supervisors; and Behavioral healthcare professionals who want to learn more about clinical supervision
IMPORTANT NOTES ABOUT ONLINE PORTIONS OF COURSE: The 14-hour pre-event online course MUST be completed prior to the face to face portion. Participants acquire fundamental clinical supervision knowledge and basic skills at their own pace. The second part of the Clinical Supervision Foundations course is a 14 hour face-to-face training on site and a two hour worksite assignment (16 contact hours in total).
ABOUT THE PRESENTERS: Margaret Hooker, MA LADC, LCMHC has worked as a provider for mental health and addiction counseling services for over a decade. She currently provides Evidence Based treatment services for a 5 week dual-diagnosis residential program and outpatient clinics, at the Veteran Affairs Medical Center in White River Junction, Vermont. Past work has included: child and adolescent mental health and substance abuse services through community mental health and residential wilderness therapy programs (Utah and Vermont). Ms. Hooker provided clinical supervision for the Phoenix Houses of New England in Vermont. Maggie also worked as a Risk Reduction Coordinator, through the State of Vermont Department of Corrections, where she assisted in the development, implementation and oversight of the Risk Reduction program. She has worked as a Clinical Supervision Foundations trainer for the New England Addiction Technology Transfer Center (ATTC) since 2013 at the New England School of Addiction Studies, Vermont Department Corrections and Vermont Alcohol and Drug Program. Megan Kiernan, MS, LADC, LCMHC, is a dually-licensed counselor working at Networks, Inc., a non-profit in Burlington, VT. Prior to this, she worked for Phoenix House as a clinician and as Director of the Women’s Substance Abuse Program in the Chittenden Regional Correctional Facility (CRCF). She also worked as the Risk Reduction Coordinator at CRCF during which time she helped create, supervise, and lead mandated programming for high risk offenders in Dept. of Corrections custody. Megan has designed and facilitated trainings in motivational interviewing for the Vermont Addiction Professionals’ Association, Inc. Since 2014, she has also worked as a trainer for the New England Addiction Technology Transfer Center, leading trainings including Clinical Supervision Foundations and Using Motivational Interviewing in Groups.
Fee: *NHADACA Members: $110; *Non-Members $130; *NBCC add $5. Lunch will be on your own. For registration information contact: 603-225-7060, firstname.lastname@example.org
30 Contact Hours Available – Including Pre-Event Online Course, In-Person Component and Post-event Follow Up
Certified Prevention Specialist Domain: Not applied for
CRSW/LADC/MLADC Categories of Competence: 4, 7, 8 – 12
CRSW Performance Domain: None
NBCC: LICSW/L-MFT/LCMHC (Category 1) & Psychologist Category A
NH Alcohol & Drug Abuse Counselors Association has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider. ACEP No 6754. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. NHADACA is solely responsible for all aspects of the program.
PLEASE NOTE: ONLY ONE REGISTRANT PER FORM. FOR MULTIPLE REGISTRANTS YOU MUST REGISTER EACH ONE INDIVIDUALLY. THANK YOU.